Last updated
November 20, 2023
Terms of use
Open use. Must provide the source.

Description

The National Forest Inventory (NFI) is a periodic survey of condition and development of the Swiss forest. It is produced in close cooperation between the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) and the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL). This record contains information about: sample size (number of forest plots), basal area of deadwood per forest area, growing stock (stemwood), deadwood quantity, deadwood quantity per forest area, deadwood volume (merch. wood without piles of branches), lying , deadwood volume (merch. wood without piles of branches), lying per forest area, growing stock (stemwood) per forest area, total wood volume (stemwood), total wood volume (stemwood) per forest area, volume of dead wood, volume of dead wood per forest area, total basal area per forest area, total stem number, area of vehicle tracks (soil disturbance), area of vehicle tracks (soil disturbance) per forest area, deadwood volume of stumps, deadwood volume of stumps per forest area, biomass of the stump, biomass of the stump per forest area, total stem number per forest area, number of microhabitats on standing living trees per forest area, deadwood volume (merchantable wood), lying, deadwood volume (merchantable wood), lying per forest area, forest area, biomass of deadwood, biomass of deadwood per forest area, biomass of LIS-deadwood, biomass of LIS-deadwood per forest area, stem number, stem number per forest area and basal area per forest area

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Additional information

Identifier
nfi_C-94@bundesamt-fur-umwelt-bafu
Issued date
November 2, 2023
Modified date
November 20, 2023
Publisher
Abteilung Wald, Bundesamt für Umwelt
Contact points
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Languages
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Italian
Further information
Legal basis
Landing page
https://lfi.ch/resultate/resultateliste.php?befNr=94
Documentation
Temporal coverage
  • January 1, 1983 - December 31, 2022
  • January 1, 1983 - December 31, 2022
Spatial coverage
Switzerland
Update interval
Irregular
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